Publications on Horticulture Economics

  1. Posadas, Benedict C. et. al. Economic Impacts of Research on Vegetable, Specialty Crops, and Fruit Production in the Southern United States. Manuscript in preparation. 
  2. Posadas, Benedict C., and James DelPrince. Consumer Preferences for Wreath Designs. Manuscript in preparation. 
  3. Posadas, Benedict C. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Owners/Operators of Nursery/Greenhouse Businesses. Manuscript in review. 
  4. Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, Patricia R. Knight, and Christine H. Coker. Computer Usage Among Nursery and Greenhouse Operations. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin ____, Mississippi State, Mississippi. In review.
  5. Posadas, Benedict C.  Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Merchant Wholesalers in Mississippi and the United States, 2001-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  6. Posadas, Benedict C.  Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Preserving and Specialty Food Manufacturing in Mississippi and the United States, 2001-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  7. Posadas, Benedict C. Fruit and Vegetable Markets in Mississippi and the United States, 2001-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  8. Posadas, Benedict C. Greenhouse and Nursery Operations in Mississippi and the United States, 2001-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  9. Posadas, Benedict C. Vegetable and Water Melon Farming in the Southern United States, 2001-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  10. Posadas, Benedict C. Fruit and Nut Farming in Mississippi and the United States, 2001-2015. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Manuscript in preparation.  
  11. Posadas, Benedict C. 2017. Watermelon Production in Mississippi and the United States, 1998-2015. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, May 24, 2017. Vol. 7, No. 10. 
  12. Posadas, Benedict C. 2017. Pecan Production Mississippi and the United States, 2006-2016. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, May 9, 2017. Vol. 7, No. 9.  
  13. Posadas, Benedict C. 2017. Agritourism Businesses Registered in MarketMaker. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Mar. 21, 2017. Vol. 7, No. 6.
  14. Posadas, Benedict C. 2017. Economic Contributions of the Mississippi Green Industry in 2013. Mississippi MarketMaker Newsletter, Jan. 31, 2017. Vol. 7, No. 2.  
  15. Coker, C.E.H., Posadas, B. and Schilling, W. 2015. Sensory Evaluation Studies Provide Growers with Market Insight. Acta Hortic. 1090:25-28. 
  16. Coker, Randal Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Scott A. Langlois, Patricia R. Knight, and Christine H. Coker. 2015. Current Mechanization Systems Among Greenhouses and Mixed Operations. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1208, Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  17. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2014. Hiring Preferences Of Nurseries And Greenhouses In Southern United States. HortTechnology, 24(1):107-117.
  18. Posadas, Benedict C. 2014. Employment and Income Impacts of Lawn and Garden Equipment Manufacturing in Mississippi in the Years 2001-2014. Working Paper. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  19. Posadas, Benedict C. 2013. Employment and Income Impacts of Horticultural Services In Mississippi in the Years 2001-2013. Working Paper. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  20. Posadas, Benedict C. 2013. Five-Year Baseline Economic Information of the Mississippi Green Industry, 2008-2012. Working Paper. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  21. Posadas, Benedict C. 2011. Baseline Economic Information of the Mississippi Green Industry for the Years 2009-2011. Working Paper. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  22. Posadas, Benedict C. 2013. Employment and Income Impacts of Horticultural Services In Mississippi in the Years 2001-2013: A Working Paper. Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  23. Posadas, Benedict C. 2013. Five-Year Baseline Economic Information of the Mississippi Green Industry in the Years 2008-2012: A Working Paper.Mississippi State University, Coastal Research and Extension Center, Biloxi, Mississippi.
  24. Coker, Randal Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Scott A. Langlois, Patricia R. Knight, and Christine H. Coker. 2010. Current Mechanization Systems Among Nurseries and Mixed Operations. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1189, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  25. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois.  2010. Operational Characteristics of Nurseries and Greenhouses in the Northern Gulf of Mexico States.  Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1184, Mississippi State, Mississippi.
  26. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2010. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Workers and Working Conditions in Nurseries and Greenhouses in the Northern Gulf of Mexico States.  Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station Bulletin 1182, Mississippi State, Mississippi. 
  27. Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2010. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Nursery and Greenhouse Managers and Operators. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 55:174-176.
  28. Coker, Randal Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2010. Current Mechanization Practices Among Greenhouse Operations. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 55: 207-210.
  29. Posadas, Benedict C., Randal Y. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2009. Socioeconomic Determinants of Technology Adoption Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 54:321-323.
  30. Coker, Randal Y., Benedict C. Posadas, Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2009. Current Mechanization Systems Among Nurseries and Greenhouses. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 54:117-120.
  31. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2008. Operational Characteristics of Nurseries and Greenhouses in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 53:290-292.
  32. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2008. Socioeconomic Impact of Automation on Horticulture Production Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. HortTechnology, 18(4): 697-704.
  33. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2007. Working Conditions and Socioeconomic Impact of Mechanization in Horticulture Firms. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 52:461-466.
  34. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, and Scott A. Langlois. 2006. Economic Impacts of Technology Adoption on Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 51: 317-320.
  35. Posadas, Benedict C., Glenn Fain, C. Coker, Christine H., and Patricia R. Knight. 2006.Consumer Survey of Selected Garden Chrysanthemum Cultivars in Mississippi.HortTechnology, 16(3):539-543.20.
  36. Pounders, Cecil, Donna Marshall, and Benedict Posadas. 2006. Hurricane Katrina: Perspective from the Southern Horticultural Laboratory. HortScience, 41(3): 680-684.
  37. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, and C. David Veal. 2005. Socioeconomic Characteristics of Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 50: 348-350.
  38. Posadas, Benedict C., Patricia R. Knight, Christine H. Coker, Randal Y. Coker, Scott A. Langlois, and C. David Veal. 2005. Levels of Technology Adoption Among Horticulture Firms in the Northern Gulf of Mexico. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 50: 365-368.
  39. Posadas, Benedict C., Glenn B. Fain, Christine H. Coker, Patricia R. Knight, C. David Veal, and Randal Y. Coker. 2004. Socioeconomic Survey of Nursery Automation.Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 49: 306-309.
  40. Posadas, Benedict C., Glenn B. Fain, Christine H. Coker, Patricia R. Knight and Randal Y. Coker. 2004. Consumer Survey of Garden Chrysanthemum Cultivars.Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 49: 502-507.
  41. Coker, Christine H., Patricia R. Knight, Cecil. T. Pounders, Benedict C. Posadas, and John M. Anderson. 2003. Sun coleus evaluation in South Mississippi. Proceedings of the Southern Nursery Association Research Conference, 47: 430-432.
See publications of Dr. B.C. Posadas in horticulture and marine resource economics (Please note that the LINKS to all MAFES publications have been changed to http://www.mafes.msstate.edu/publications/):